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American Decorative Arts
Maker: Bernard W. Fischer, American, 1900–1986

Voodoo

ca. 1928

Sheet copper

8 5/16 × 4 1/8 × 2 3/16 in. (21.1 × 10.5 × 5.5 cm)
Gift of the Estate of Bernard Fischer
1986.115.3
Geography: 
Made in New York, New York
Culture: 
American
Period: 
20th century
Classification: 
Sculpture
Provenance: 

Phyllis and Bernard W. Fischer, New York and Wingdale, N.Y., ca. 1928– 86; transferred to the Estate of Bernard Fischer, New York, 1986

Bibliography: 

“Acquisitions 1985–1987,” Yale University Art Gallery Bulletin 40, no. 2 (Spring 1988): 89, ill.

John Stuart Gordon et al., A Modern World: American Design from the Yale University Art Gallery, 1920–1950 (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 2011), 133, no. 82.

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